Upcoming Events

Past Events

  • National Fair Housing Alliance

    Beltway Poetry Slam

    Wed, Sep 25 2019, 1 - 3am

    NFHA is partnering with the Beltway Poetry Slam to feature a specially themed slam focusing on fair housing, preserving Dr. King’s legacy, and fighting back against Trump’s attempts to dismantle civil rights protections.

  • Defend Civil Rights Coalition

    First Monday SCOTUS Twitter Storm

    Mon, Oct 7 2019, 6 - 7pm

    The #DefendCivilRights Coalition is hosting a special Twitter Storm on the opening of the new term of Supreme Court. We'll highlight the groundbreaking Inclusive Communities Supreme Court decision that upheld the right for victims of discrimination to bring Disparate Impact claims.

  • The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

    Panel Event: Our Rights At Risk

    Wed, Oct 9 2019, 8pm - Thu, Oct 10 2019, 9:30pm

    With less than 3 weeks left to submit comments opposing HUD’s attack on crucial civil rights protections, join leading legal experts and advocates for a panel discussion on the sweeping impact that the Trump Administration’s proposed rule that would on our ability to challenge discrimination in the courts. Click here to RSVP. 

  • Georgetown Law Civil Rights Clinic

    Georgetown Law Civil Rights Clinic Comment Writing Party

    Thu, Oct 10 2019, 7 - 9pm

    Take 10 minutes to educate yourself and submit a comment on the Trump Administration’s rollback of a major civil rights rule. Light refreshments will be served. To learn more, please contact Heather Abraham at heather.abraham@georgetown.edu.  

  • Southern Poverty Law Center

    Southern Poverty Law Center Comment Writing Party

    Thu, Oct 10 2019, 9pm - Fri, Oct 11 2019, 10:30pm

    SPLC will host a "live" and "virtual" comment writing party to encourage people to submit comments in opposition to the proposed Disparate Impact Rule.  Click here to learn more.

  • National Fair Housing Alliance

    Defend Civil Rights Comment Writing Party

    Sun, Oct 13 2019, 9 - 11:30pm

    NFHA will host a comment writing party at the Anacostia Busboys and Poets in Washington, DC. The event will feature world reknown poets including Pages Matam, Lady Brion, Black Chakra, Meccamorphosis, and Kenneth Morrison. This event is designed to help reach our goal of getting 100,000 comments. Click here to RSVP.

  • Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan

    Coffee and Comments to Defend Civil Rights

    Tue, Oct 15 2019, 11am - 1pm

    Grab a cup of coffee any time between 7-9am; stay for a few minutes or as long as you'd like. We'll have computers available and be on hand to help you craft comments, tweets, and Facebook posts; together our voices can make a difference. No experience with submitting public comments is necessary! Let's get to work opposing this effort to undermine our ability to enforce the Fair Housing Act.

  • Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council

    Defend Civil Rights Action!

    Tue, Oct 15 2019, 7 - 10pm

    On October 15, 3-6pm, stop in to talk with Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council staff about the current state of fair housing in Wisconsin, and write a letter or submit an electronic comment to HUD about newly-proposed limitations in the way the government will enforce the federal Fair Housing Act. Click here to learn more.